File AvailableRueedi, D. 1989 Panzernashorn Nr. 21. Zolli, Basel 62: 7, pls. 1-2
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Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 66.0 kg, Female, Basel 1988
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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World
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White Rhino
Height 160-190 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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World
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Sumatran Rhino
Weight up to 800 kg
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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World
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White Rhino
Record RW's: 117 1/8 score, 1933, D.N. Papalios; average 80 inches score. SCI: 109 6/8 inches score, 1985, South Africa, S.A. Trophy Safaris; average 70 inches score.
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File AvailableBrett, R.A.; Hodges, J.K.; Wanjohi, E. 1989 Assessment of reproductive status of the black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) in the wild. Symposium of the Zoological Society of London 61: 147-161, 3 figures, 3 tables
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Kenya. Table 1. Comparison of home range size and hind footprint width in male black rhinoceros. Rhinoceros Hind foot Home range I.D. width (cm) size (km') L 21.75 54 Z 21.5 31 U 21.0 31 X 20.5 25 M2 20.5 17 ...
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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World
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Black Rhino
Height at shoulder 140 to 225 cm
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File AvailableTrense, W. 1989 The big game of the world. Hamburg and Berlin, Paul Parey, pp. 1-413
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World
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Indian Rhino
Length of tail 70-80 cm
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File AvailableSadjudin, H.R. 1987 The Javan rhino (Rhinoceros sondaicus Desm.) census in Ujung Kulon National Park. Rimba Indonesia 21 (1): 16-26, figs. 1-2, tables 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Indonesia - Java
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Ujung Kulon, Java Classes I II III IV V Forefoot size (cm) 20 20-23 24-25 26-28 29-30 Age (yrs) ? ? - 1 1-2 F adult M adult M subadult F largest No. in 1984 census 0 3 ...
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File AvailablePage, C.D.; Schmidt, R.E. 1987 Disseminated intravascular coagulation in a neonatal white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum). Journal of Zoo Animal Medicine 18: 53-55, fig. 1
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Captive - World
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
A 10-day-old, 71-kg, female white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) was found dead in its yard without exhibiting premonitory signs of disease.
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File AvailableHappold, D.C.D. 1987 The mammals of Nigeria. Oxford, Clarendon Press, pp. i-xvii, 1-402
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World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Weight 900-1300 kg
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File AvailableHappold, D.C.D. 1987 The mammals of Nigeria. Oxford, Clarendon Press, pp. i-xvii, 1-402
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World
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Black Rhino
Height at shoulders 146 cm
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File AvailablePuschmann, W. 1987 Ueber das Hornwachstum beim Spitzmaulnashorn (Diceros bicornis). Felis 5: 60-61, figs. 1-2
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Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Our female black rhino ?Kenia' lost the front horn last year and it was growing again. The new growth started at the end of July 1985 and until the middle of December, in 4 ? months, there was an increase along the front curve of 4 cm. That means a monthly increase of 0.9 mm. In the next five ...
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File AvailableHappold, D.C.D. 1987 The mammals of Nigeria. Oxford, Clarendon Press, pp. i-xvii, 1-402
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Length of tail 60-70 cm
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File AvailableHappold, D.C.D. 1987 The mammals of Nigeria. Oxford, Clarendon Press, pp. i-xvii, 1-402
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World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Length of body 360 cm
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File AvailableNaik, S.N.; Ishwad, C.S.; Karawale, M.S.; Wani, M.V. 1986 Squamous cell carcinoma in an Indian rhinoceros. Veterinary Record 118: 590-591, figs. 1-2
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World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Over most of its body the Indian rhinoceros has a very thick skin arranged in characteristic massive folds, but on the nose the skin is thin.
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File AvailablePlage, D.; Plage, M. 1985 In the shadow of Krakatau: return of Java's wildlife. National Geographic 167 (6): 750-771, figs. 1-31
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World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Height at shoulder 5 feet tall
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File AvailablePlage, D.; Plage, M. 1985 In the shadow of Krakatau: return of Java's wildlife. National Geographic 167 (6): 750-771, figs. 1-31
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World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Weight 3500 pounds
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File AvailablePlage, D.; Plage, M. 1985 In the shadow of Krakatau: return of Java's wildlife. National Geographic 167 (6): 750-771, figs. 1-31
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Length of horn. Male about 10 inches, often absent or a small bulge in the female
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File AvailableNardelli, F. 1985 The Sumatran Rhinoceros Project. Help Newsletter, Port Lympne 7: 4-8, figs. 1-2
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World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
The horns, smaller in the female. The front horn is always the larger of the two, and the horns seem to develop at different rates, for some of the rhinos with the largest front horns on record had mere knobs as back ones. The horns can be replaced if they are lost, for they grow throughout life
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File AvailableNardelli, F. 1985 The Sumatran Rhinoceros Project. Help Newsletter, Port Lympne 7: 4-8, figs. 1-2
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Rarely more than 135 cm at the shoulder
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File AvailableRueedi, D. 1985 Das 20. Zolli-Panzernashorn gestorben. Zolli, Basel 54: 13, figs. 1-2
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight of a male born in Basel (Gandak) after one year was 600 kg.
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File AvailableShariff, K.M. 1983 Status and distribution of Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis) in peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Wildlife and Parks (Malaysia) 2: 91-102, figs. 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Malaysia - Peninsular
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Two animals at Tenggaroh, Malaysia. Body length from head to tail 200 cm (female), 183 cm.
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File AvailableShariff, K.M. 1983 Status and distribution of Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis) in peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Wildlife and Parks (Malaysia) 2: 91-102, figs. 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Malaysia - Peninsular
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Measurements of tracks in Taman Negara Hindfoot track (cm) Central Toe 1. 20.0 / 20.0 / 20.2 / 21.0 / 21.0 / 21.0 8.0 / 8.0 / 8.0 / 9.0 / 9.0 / 9.0 2. 20.2 / 20.2 8.5 / 8.5 3. 15.0 / 15.0 / 23.0 / 22.5 / 22.0 4.5 / 4.3 / 8.5 / 9.0 / 8.8 4....
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File AvailableShariff, K.M. 1983 Status and distribution of Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis) in peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Wildlife and Parks (Malaysia) 2: 91-102, figs. 1-3
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Malaysia - Peninsular
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Two animals at Tenggaroh, Malaysia. Height at shoulder 122 cm (female), 130 cm.
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File AvailableShariff, K.M. 1983 Status and distribution of Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis) in peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Wildlife and Parks (Malaysia) 2: 91-102, figs. 1-3
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Malaysia - Peninsular
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Two animals at Tenggaroh, Malaysia. Length of anterior horn, 10 cm (female), 5 cm.
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File AvailableKohle, A. 1981 Aus der Geschichte des Kolner Zoos: bemerkenswerte Saugetiere des Tierbestandes. Zeitschrift des Kolner Zoo 24 (3): 103-106, figs. 1-5
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Cologne Zoo. The first black rhino arrived end February 1908 when it was 5 months old, from British East Africa. At arrival it was 60 cm high and 69 kg weight. After 5 months it was 170 kg, end August 208 kg, early March 1909 estimated 450-500 kg and 110 cm high.
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File AvailableKohle, A. 1981 Aus der Geschichte des Kolner Zoos: bemerkenswerte Saugetiere des Tierbestandes. Zeitschrift des Kolner Zoo 24 (3): 103-106, figs. 1-5
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Animal in Cologne Zoo, weight on 3.2 1891 was 3300 g (height 23.5 cm)
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File AvailablePrater, S.H. 1980 The book of Indian animals. Bombay etc., Bombay Natural History Society and Oxford University Press, pp. i-xxiii, 1-324
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World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Circumference11 ft (335 cm) behind the withers
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File AvailablePrater, S.H. 1980 The book of Indian animals. Bombay etc., Bombay Natural History Society and Oxford University Press, pp. i-xxiii, 1-324
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
A male may reach over 6 ft 9180 cm) at the shoulder. Average height is about 5 ft 8 in (170 cm).
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File AvailablePrater, S.H. 1980 The book of Indian animals. Bombay etc., Bombay Natural History Society and Oxford University Press, pp. i-xxiii, 1-324
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Male: height at shoulder, 4 ft. 4 ? in. (135 cm.)
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File AvailablePrater, S.H. 1980 The book of Indian animals. Bombay etc., Bombay Natural History Society and Oxford University Press, pp. i-xxiii, 1-324
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
Old bulls measure about 5 ft. 10 in. (180 cm.) at the shoulder.
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File AvailablePrater, S.H. 1980 The book of Indian animals. Bombay etc., Bombay Natural History Society and Oxford University Press, pp. i-xxiii, 1-324
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Male: girth behind the withers, a little over 7 ft. (215 cm.).
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File AvailablePrater, S.H. 1980 The book of Indian animals. Bombay etc., Bombay Natural History Society and Oxford University Press, pp. i-xxiii, 1-324
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Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Javan Rhino
The single horn is never very long ; 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm.) is the record. The horn does not appear to be developed in the females or, if developed at all, it is only a low boss.
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File AvailablePrater, S.H. 1980 The book of Indian animals. Bombay etc., Bombay Natural History Society and Oxford University Press, pp. i-xxiii, 1-324
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
The horns do not compare in length with the African species. The record from Assam measures 24 in. (61 cm.); 8 in. (203 mm.) at the present day is a good average.
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File AvailableBradlow, E.; Bradlow, F.R. 1979 William Somerville's narrative of the journeys to the Eastern Cape frontier and to Lattakoo 1799-1802. Cape Town, Van Riebeeck Society, Works Second Series, vol. 10, pp. i-iv, 1-253
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Male shot 27 Dec 1801 - S Africa. Length from nose to root of tail, 10 feet 6 inch Length --- to behind the ear, 2 feet 9 inch Length from behind the ear to behind crest, 2 feet 9 inch
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File AvailableBradlow, E.; Bradlow, F.R. 1979 William Somerville's narrative of the journeys to the Eastern Cape frontier and to Lattakoo 1799-1802. Cape Town, Van Riebeeck Society, Works Second Series, vol. 10, pp. i-iv, 1-253
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Male shot Dec 1801 - South Africa. Length of tail, 2 feet
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File AvailableBradlow, E.; Bradlow, F.R. 1979 William Somerville's narrative of the journeys to the Eastern Cape frontier and to Lattakoo 1799-1802. Cape Town, Van Riebeeck Society, Works Second Series, vol. 10, pp. i-iv, 1-253
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Male shot Dec 1801 - South Africa, Length of fore horn, 1 foot 4 inch Length of second horn, 10 inch Circumference base of large horn, 2 feet
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File AvailableBradlow, E.; Bradlow, F.R. 1979 William Somerville's narrative of the journeys to the Eastern Cape frontier and to Lattakoo 1799-1802. Cape Town, Van Riebeeck Society, Works Second Series, vol. 10, pp. i-iv, 1-253
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Male shot Dec 1801 - South Africa. Length of ear, 9 inch. Distance across the ears, 1 foot 1 inch
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File AvailableBradlow, E.; Bradlow, F.R. 1979 William Somerville's narrative of the journeys to the Eastern Cape frontier and to Lattakoo 1799-1802. Cape Town, Van Riebeeck Society, Works Second Series, vol. 10, pp. i-iv, 1-253
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Male shot Dec 1801 - South Africa. Circumference round the belly, 9 feet
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File AvailableBanks, E. 1978 Mammals from Borneo. Brunei Museum Journal 4 (2): 165-227, pls. 1-14
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Rear horn may reach 5 inches but is usually just a knob.
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File AvailableBanks, E. 1978 Mammals from Borneo. Brunei Museum Journal 4 (2): 165-227, pls. 1-14
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Male 8-9 feet long, female slightly smaller.
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File AvailableBanks, E. 1978 Mammals from Borneo. Brunei Museum Journal 4 (2): 165-227, pls. 1-14
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Longest front horn 19 inches, but 10 inch is about average.
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File AvailableBanks, E. 1978 Mammals from Borneo. Brunei Museum Journal 4 (2): 165-227, pls. 1-14
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Male height 4-5 feet, female slightly smaller
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File AvailableBanks, E. 1978 Mammals from Borneo. Brunei Museum Journal 4 (2): 165-227, pls. 1-14
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
one young born, about 2 feet high.
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File AvailableStott, K.W. 1978 Another horn to toot. Zoonooz, San Diego 51 (5): 4-8, figs. 1-7
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 120 pounds, San Diego 1978
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File AvailableStott, K.W. 1978 Another horn to toot. Zoonooz, San Diego 51 (5): 4-8, figs. 1-7
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Subject:
Species:
Asia - South Asia - Nepal
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Horn length 15 inches average, 24 inches record for bull.
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 72.5 kg, Male, Basel 1967
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 79.0 kg, Male, Basel 1969
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 79.0 kg, Female, Basel 1971
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 68.0 kg, Male, Basel 1962
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 69.0 kg, Female, Basel 1965
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 69.0 kg, Female, Basel 1971
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 69.5 kg, Female, Basel 1975
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 70.5 kg, Female, Basel 1964
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 81.0 kg, Female, Basel 1969
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 55.7 kg, Female, Stuttgart 1971
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 78.0 kg, Male, Basel 1967
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 59.0 kg, Male, Basel 1963
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 60.6 kg, Male, Basel 1956
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 51.0 kg, Male, Basel 1974
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - Asia
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 40.0 kg, Male, Gauhati 1974
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - Europe
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 67.0 kg, Female, Basel 1958
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 56.6 kg, Female, Milwaukee 1967
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File AvailableLang, E.M.; Leutenegger, M.; Tobler, K. 1977 Indian rhinoceros Rhinoceros unicornis births in captivity. International Zoo Yearbook 17: 237-238, table 1
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 56.6 kg, Male, Washington 1974
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File AvailableNairobi National Park 1976 Animal orphanage. Nairobi, Ophanage, pp. 1-16
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Height over 6 ft
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File AvailableNairobi National Park 1976 Animal orphanage. Nairobi, Ophanage, pp. 1-16
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Weight up to 3000 lbs
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File AvailableNairobi National Park 1976 Animal orphanage. Nairobi, Ophanage, pp. 1-16
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Subject:
Species:
Africa - Eastern Africa - Kenya
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Height at shoulders between 5 and 6 ft at the shoulder
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File AvailableNairobi National Park 1976 Animal orphanage. Nairobi, Ophanage, pp. 1-16
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Weight as much as 6000 lbs.
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File AvailableReed, T.H. 1974 Indian rhinoceros born. International Zoo News 21 (3): 124
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Subject:
Species:
World
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Male born weighed 125 lbs at birth and 261 lbs after 8 weeks.
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File AvailableReed, T.H. 1974 Indian rhinoceros born. International Zoo News 21 (3): 124
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
Indian Rhino
Weight at birth 125 lbs, male, Washington Zoo, 30.1.1974
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File AvailableHarrison, J. 1973 An introduction to the mammals of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, Sabah Society, pp. i-viii, 1-244
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Length of tail c 500 mm, Borneo
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File AvailableHarrison, J. 1973 An introduction to the mammals of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, Sabah Society, pp. i-viii, 1-244
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Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Length of Body 2 m, Borneo
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File AvailableHarrison, J. 1973 An introduction to the mammals of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, Sabah Society, pp. i-viii, 1-244
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Weight c 1 ton, Borneo
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File AvailableHill, C.A. 1973 Fourth white rhino born. International Zoo News 20 (2): 52
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Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Weight at birth 120 pounds, Female, San Diego WAP
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File AvailableHarrison, J. 1973 An introduction to the mammals of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, Sabah Society, pp. i-viii, 1-244
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
Morphology - Size
Sumatran Rhino
Height at shoulder up to 1.2 m, Borneo
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File AvailableSauer, E.G.F. 1972 Fund eines Nashorn-Vorderhorns in der zentralen Namib. Namib und Meer 3: 21-23
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Horn found in Namibia - 2550 grams
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File AvailableSauer, E.G.F. 1972 Fund eines Nashorn-Vorderhorns in der zentralen Namib. Namib und Meer 3: 21-23
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Morphology - Size
Black Rhino
Namibia. In the sandy course of the Tumas River, about 47 km inland from the Atlantic coast, I found a front horn of a rhinoceros on 3 January 1972. Geographic position: 22? 52 S, 15? 00 E. Condition of the horn: apically well preserved; towards the base the surface is somewhat abrased. Colour...
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File AvailableHill, C.A. 1972 San Pasqual - Calif - USA. International Zoo News 19 (7/8): 295-297
Location:
Subject:
Species:
Captive - North America
Morphology - Size
White Rhino
Weight at birth 125 pounds, Male, San Diego WAP
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File AvailableMacNeely, J.A.; Cronin, E.W. 1972 Rhinos in Thailand. Oryx 11 (6): 457-460, fig. 1, map 1
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Sumatran Rhino
Thailand, Chaiyaphum Province. With one guide we walked up river, reasoning that a rhino, to cross the valley, would have to cross the stream, and it was an ideal situation for tracks. We found tracks of rodents, civets, tigers, bears, elephants, otters, deer, and gaur, and eventually came acro...
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File AvailableFreiheit, C.F. 1971 Denver Zoo news. International Zoo News 18 (2): 51
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Black Rhino
Weight at birth 60-65 pounds, Female, Denver 1971
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File AvailableKamei, I. 1970 Birth of a black rhinoceros {Japanese, English summary]. Animals and Zoo 22: 78-81, figs. 1-4
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Black Rhino
Kobe Zoo. New born, horns began to appear about 60 days after birth.
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Van Peenen, F.D.P. 1969 Preliminary identification manual for mammals of South Vietnam. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, pp. i-vi, 1-310
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Sumatran Rhino
Length of posterior horn 5 cm in females, up to 3x as long in males
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File AvailableMedway, Lord 1969 The wild mammals of Malaya and offshore islands, including Singapore. Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, pp. i-xix, 1-127
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Javan Rhino
Malaysia. The footprints of mature adults exceed 22 cm in average diameter.
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Van Peenen, F.D.P. 1969 Preliminary identification manual for mammals of South Vietnam. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, pp. i-vi, 1-310
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Javan Rhino
Length of body 2100-4200 mm
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Van Peenen, F.D.P. 1969 Preliminary identification manual for mammals of South Vietnam. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, pp. i-vi, 1-310
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Javan Rhino
Horn less than 250 mm, usually present in males only
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Van Peenen, F.D.P. 1969 Preliminary identification manual for mammals of South Vietnam. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, pp. i-vi, 1-310
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Javan Rhino
Length of tail 600-750 mm
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File AvailableMedway, Lord 1969 The wild mammals of Malaya and offshore islands, including Singapore. Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, pp. i-xix, 1-127
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Sumatran Rhino
Length of Body 2.5-2.8 m, head and body
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Van Peenen, F.D.P. 1969 Preliminary identification manual for mammals of South Vietnam. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, pp. i-vi, 1-310
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Sumatran Rhino
Length of Body 250-280 cm
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File AvailableSherfield, P. 1969 White rhino calf. Black Lechwe 7 (5): 16, fig. 1
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White Rhino
30 inches high at birth, male
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File AvailableFreeman, G.H.; King, J.M. 1969 Relations amongst various linear measurements and weight for black rhinoceroses in Kenya. East African Wildlife Journal 7: 67-72, figs. 1-2, tables 1-2
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Studies of growth rates, general condition, productivity, drug dosage and other aspects of wildlife management require a knowledge of the body weight of the wild animal under observation. This information may be obtained from a sample of the wild animal population that has been shot or dart-- im...
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File AvailableReed, T.H. 1969 National Zoological Park, for the year ended 30 June 1969. Smithsonian Annual Report 1968-1969: 264-265
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Black Rhino
Weight at birth 75 pounds (estimated), male, after one week, Washington Zoo
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File AvailableMedway, Lord 1969 The wild mammals of Malaya and offshore islands, including Singapore. Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, pp. i-xix, 1-127
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Sumatran Rhino
Footprints of adults range from 17-22 cm in diameter.
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File AvailableFreeman, G.H.; King, J.M. 1969 Relations amongst various linear measurements and weight for black rhinoceroses in Kenya. East African Wildlife Journal 7: 67-72, figs. 1-2, tables 1-2
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This confirms the observation that rhinoceroses, and indeed most wild animals, tend to lose weight during the initial period of captivity.
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File AvailableReed, T.H. 1969 National Zoological Park, for the year ended 30 June 1969. Smithsonian Annual Report 1968-1969: 264-265
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Black Rhino
Weight 1500 pounds estimated, male, 2 years old, Washington Zoo
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File AvailableReed, T.H. 1969 National Zoological Park, for the year ended 30 June 1969. Smithsonian Annual Report 1968-1969: 264-265
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Black Rhino
Length 44 inch, male, after one week, Washington Zoo
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File AvailableMedway, Lord 1969 The wild mammals of Malaya and offshore islands, including Singapore. Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, pp. i-xix, 1-127
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Asia - South East Asia - Malaysia - Peninsular
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Javan Rhino
Height at shoulder 1.4 - 1.7 m
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File AvailableSherfield, P. 1969 White rhino calf. Black Lechwe 7 (5): 16, fig. 1
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White Rhino
Weight at birth 200 pounds, male
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File AvailableWallach, J.D. 1969 Hand-rearing and observations of a white rhinoceros Diceros s. simus. International Zoo Yearbook 9: 103-104, tables 1-2
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White Rhino
Ceratotherium simum - handreared in Umfolozi NP 22 days 68 days 152 days in cm Head 40.0 40.0 44.4 Anterior horn length 1.58 2.54 6.3 Anterior horn circumference 22.9 23.1 24.1 Posterior ho...
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File AvailableMedway, Lord 1969 The wild mammals of Malaya and offshore islands, including Singapore. Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, pp. i-xix, 1-127
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Sumatran Rhino
Height at shoulder 1.0 - 1.3 m
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Van Peenen, F.D.P. 1969 Preliminary identification manual for mammals of South Vietnam. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, pp. i-vi, 1-310
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Asia - South East Asia - Borneo
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Sumatran Rhino
Skull from Borneo, greatest length 525,8 mm
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